20th Century. A dramatic tone poem for brass quintet by Kerry Turner, The Casbah of Tetouan was conceived during a visit to Morocco in the summer of 1988. Rich sonorities, challenging technical passages, variety of timbres, moods, tempi and key signatures. Unusual effects included such as whistling (or Chinese bell), and fingernails on the bell (or tambourine). Exciting final wind up will bring the audience members to their feet! Straight mute required for all instruments. Duration is ap...
20th Century (1991). Kaitsenko was an exclusive warrior society of the Kiowa Indians. The Kaitsenko vowed to each other to die only in battle with their enemies. It was the desire of the composer to capture the drama of the Kaitsenko pact. The "Song" is an authentic Indian chant pertinent to old Satank's song of death: "The old men say the earth only endures. You spoke truly, you are right" -the publisher
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 033351 Grade: Price: $54.96 Availability: Ships in 10 to 14 Days
20th Century. Richochet is a ten minute work for advanced quintet. A crowd-pleaser, it is composed of three sections which are loosely associated with the following themes: Ricochet, Repose, and Rodeo. While not being strictly programmatic, the work captures and depicts the energy and dynamic spirit of the people and life in the old west. Although the trumpet parts are notated for C trumpets, the composer encourages the use of other trumpets (i.e. Bb, D, Eb, or Piccolo) for sections at the discre...
Renaissance. English composer and organist. Short contrapuntal work featuring rapid tonguing motives in the first half of the piece, and a switch to rhythmically complex triplet figures in the second half. All parts have active parts with technical challenges. Duration: 1:40 minutes. -pc
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 046015 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $14.50 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
20th Century. Treatment of a 19th Century American folk tune. After the opening call to post by the first trumpet (and muted echo from the second trumpet), this lively arrangement takes off and undergoes many stylistic changes: moderate swing, tempo di valse (a la J. Strauss), tempo di marcia, flowing 6/8 barcarolle, and a return to the march and the opening swing section. Bell tones, horse laugh (whinny), flutter tonguing and frequent key changes. Trumpets require harmon mutes. Horn requires mut...
20th Century (1995). About the Taiwan Fantasia, composer Dr. John van Deursen states: "After having lived in Taipei for a number of years, I learned many of the local folk and popular songs. Some of the melodies are exceptionally beautiful, and my idea was to somehow combine all the elements that have made up my musical experiences over these years - Chinese melodies, western orchestral music and jazz; I wanted to see if these songs could "survive" with a totally different harmonic structure and...
With optional piano/organ, drums and percussion. Includes: • STANLEY: Trumpet Voluntary • TRADITIONAL: Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen • TRADITIONAL: Il Silenzio • TRADITIONAL: So nimm denn meine H„nde • HANDEL: Arioso
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 112009 Grade: Intermediate Price: $39.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
With optional piano/organ, drums and percussion. Includes: • BACH: Ave Maria • BORODIN: Polovetzian Dance • ARMITAGE: 4 Fanfares • HANDEL: Minuet From Royal Firework Music • TRADITIONAL: Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 112014 Grade: Intermediate Price: $39.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
With optional piano/organ, drums and percussion. Includes: • MENDELSSOHN: Hochzeitsmarsch • TRADITIONAL: John Brown's Body - Glory, Glory, Halleluja • GERSHWIN: Summertime • HAYDN: St. Anthony Choral • BACH: Arioso
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 112016 Grade: Intermediate Price: $39.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Christmas. Includes settings of Rise Up Shepherd; Brightest & the Best; Go Tell It on the Mountain. Solid arrangement with a variety of tasteful textures throughout. Includes well-detailed dynamic, articulation and other musical notations to encourage expressive playing. Technical demands are for a level 3 ensemble, but stylistic challenges and orchestration make this suitable for intermediate and advanced ensembles. Straight mute required for trumpets. Duration: 3:00 minutes. Score & parts. -...
20th Century. Jazz. Ragtime. Collection of three obscure piano rags here transcribed by Charles Collier Jones for standard brass quintet. Includes: HUNTER Possum Taters LAMB Champagne Rag MARSHALL The Pippin
A medley of 6 African-American spirituals: Little David Play on Your Harp; Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child; Ezekial Saw the Wheel; Were You There; Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen; Every Time I Feel the Spirit. Score & parts.
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Category: Brass Quintets Item: 072694 Grade: Intermediate Price: $20.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days